I promise you, this display cabinet only cost us $28.00 from start to finish. Les Gains, my husband, makes things. Lots and lots of little things. If he does not have a guitar in his hands, then you will find him in his studio creating fabulous little treasures. Above is a crowd of funny little… Continue reading How to Make a Display cabinet on the CHEAP – $28.00 total
I love the collections of vintage etched mirrors that have been featured in my home decor magazines lately. A pretty photo in a blog that was featured in Artful Blogging got me off the couch. You can find the owner of the photo and cool blog here. http://chateau-chic.blogspot.com/2013/03/pre-springifying-mantel.html These mirrors fit right in with the… Continue reading Make a Vintage Look Miniature Mirror
Are you hooked on rustic French country style? I am too! I just can't get enough of it, so when a gorgeous antique, wooden French chandelier jumped off the page of my home decor magazine... well, I just knew that I had to try to make it. NO! Not full sized, silly. In 1/12 scale… Continue reading Time to make another miniature chandelier!
Victoria's Farmhouse build
Bold flower paintings are all around us these days, so I decided to jump on the fun wagon. It all started with my niece wanting a large painting above her bed. We searched all of the stores in her area and could find nothing that she could afford. The search wasn't wasted on me since… Continue reading Painting big bold flowers
Making paper rosettes for Halloween.
Interest in the adult coloring book craze has been amazing. You can find book after book in craft stores, book stores and even printable pages online. Of course- don't you just know- I have to add in a few of my own drawings to the mix. My drawings are from some of the cards that… Continue reading Free Printable Coloring Pages by ME
Much to my husband's chagrin, I LOVE pillows. And I love getting them at really good prices like Ross and TJMax. It is seriously hard for me to resist browsing the pillow aisle at stores. It's unbelievable how fresh and new you can make a room look just by changing out the accent pillows on… Continue reading How to make REALLY easy and inexpensive pillows